'''Fairmont State University''' is a public university
located in Fairmont, West Virginia
, United States with regional campuses in nearby Harrison County - the Gaston Caperton Center in Clarksburg and the Robert C. Byrd National Aerospace Education Center in Bridgeport.
[Turner, Dr. William P., "A Centennial History of Fairmont State College", Fairmont State College, Fairmont, WV, 1970]
Since 1928, Fairmont State has been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
and the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education
(NCATE) which recently merged with the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation